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Children’s Foundation of America
4th of April 2023
April is National Volunteer Month!

April is National Volunteer Month, a time to support, honor, celebrate and show appreciation to those who give their time and effort to help those in need, to improve …

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8th of August 2022
Support Scholarships: The John and Karen Neiuber Scholarship Fund

Imagine, if you will, that you are 18 years of age and your parents tell you that you that you are on your own and you will no longer …

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29th of June 2022
Tea with Jenss Mills: ‘Caring For Those in the Margins and the Underserved is a Heart-Growing Experience’

Jenss Mills is an associate professor in counseling psychology at a local university and has been a supporter of the Children’s Foundation of America (CFA) the past few years.
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14th of June 2022
Tea with Katie Rose: ‘It is Important For Everyone, Children Especially, to Have a Support System’

Known for her signature pink hair, vintage/bohemian/goth style (depending on the day), and her love of Disney and Sailor Moon, Katie Rose is a self-proclaimed “tender soul lost in …

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12th of June 2022
Ehmandah Ramsey
Tea with Ehmandah Ramsey: ‘We Need to Do Our Part in Creating Awareness Through Information, Support and Giving’

Ehmandah Ramsey is a professional speaker, entrepreneur, and life coach specializing in soul care. She is a storyteller, mental health advocate and founder of She Stories, a storytelling and …

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8th of June 2022
First Annual ChariTea Fundraiser Celebrates Women of Distinction, Honors National Foster Care Month, Raises $10K for Children in Need

The Children’s Foundation of America held its first ever ChariTea Fundraiser on May 21 with 80 guests in attendance. The sold-out tea party and fundraiser welcomed dignitaries from local …

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18th of May 2022
2022 Woman of Distinction: CFA CEO Shares Recognition with Fellow Female Leaders

During Women’s History Month, California Assemblymember Chris Holden recognized Cher Ofstedahl for her incredible work focused on creating a better future for children and families.
“The 2022 Women of …

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3rd of May 2022
Volunteer Spotlight: Annette Brunske

I had the pleasure of meeting Annette over the summer when she came to volunteer for our Back-to-School care packaging event. She came in with high energy ready to …

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23rd of April 2022
This Spring, a Child Needs YOUR Help

Dear Friend,
Children are the human personification of Spring. As the warmer days and seasonal showers encourage the flowers to blossom and reach their full potential and beauty, we …

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22nd of April 2022
easter volunteers
CFA Brings Springtime Cheer to 217 Children in Need in 2022

During the spring season, the Children’s Foundation of America (CFA) provides spring baskets for foster youth and children in need. This year a total of 217 baskets were assembled …

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